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Effect of airtightness on thermal loads in legacy low-income housing [Article]
(Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2019-05-02)
Spain's high winter weather-associated death count, the second largest in Europe, can be attributed primarily to the low construction standards of its social housing, particularly the stock built prior to the entry into ...
Dynamic Daylight Metrics for Electricity Savings in Offices: Window Size and Climate Smart Lighting Management [Article]
Daylight performance metrics provide a promising approach for the design and optimization of lighting strategies in buildings and their management. Smart controls for electric lighting can reduce power consumption and ...
Daylight Spectrum Index: A New Metric to Assess the Affinity of Light Sources with Daylighting [Article]
(Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2018-09-24)
The current scenario of colorimetry shows a wide variety of different metrics which do not converge in the assessment of the color rendering of light sources. The limitations of the Color Rendering Index have promoted the ...
CO2 Concentration and Occupants’ Symptoms in Naturally Ventilated Schools in Mediterranean Climate [Article]
A large part of the school building stock in Andalusia lacks ventilation facilities, so that the air renewal of the classrooms is achieved through the building envelope (air infiltration) or the opening of windows. This ...